What once was, the Elk River Railroad that has since been removed and shut down to be turned into a bike trail slowly exits the tunnel in Exchange WV. The crew is working today collecting all the ... (more)
Elk River Railroad Locomotive number 1 is slowly pulling a chain that is connected to a second cut of cars out of frame to couple into the ahead cut of cars so they can be pulled out.
Elk River Railroad No. 1 leads a train towards the CSX interchange at Gilmer, WV.
The Elk River Railroad continues as a viable operation, essentially serving as a switching operation for a car repair and storage operation in Gassaway, WV. The railroad recently repainted its tw... (more)
At the time, I believe this was the only engine painted in the Elk River scheme.
A Paducah-bilt GP10 holds the "1" spot on the Elk River
Elk River #1 leads a train of flat cars and tank cars south through the backhills of Braxton County.